Budget Cuts and Trend Forecasts

Taylor Hillman Cattle, General

Budget cuts and cancelled reports leave livestock analysts with fewer clues to forecast future trends. Gary Crawford has more. Click to open or download audio report

4-H Program Celebrates 100 Years

Taylor Hillman General

The University of California’s 4-H Youth Development Program is celebrating its 100th anniversary, and the California State Fair in Sacramento has designated Tuesday, July 23, as 4-H Day.

Demand for Pork Rising in China

Taylor Hillman General

Demand for pork in China is growing and one analyst says that’s the main reason for China’s bid to buy Smithfield. Gary Crawford has details. Click to open or download …

Changes to USDA Insurance

Taylor Hillman General

USDA is combining some of its Area Risk Protection Insurance offerings for the upcoming crop year. Rod Bain reports. Click to open or download audio report

Peach Festival This Weekend

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An event just for peach lovers is coming up this weekend. The Marysville Peach Festival is this Friday and Saturday.